ICD-10-CM Code O88.81
Other embolism in pregnancy
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code O88.81 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of O88.81 that describes the diagnosis 'other embolism in pregnancy' in more detail.
- O88.81 Other embolism in pregnancy NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code O888 is used to code Fat embolism
A fat embolism is a type of embolism that is often caused by physical trauma such as fracture of long bones, soft tissue trauma, and burns.
|MeSH Codes:||D004620, D004620|
|ICD 9 Codes:||673.8, 958.1|
Haematoxylin and eosin stain of a microscopic section of the lungs showing a blood vessel with fibrinoid material and an optical empty space indicative of the presence of lipid dissolved during the staining process.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O88.81 - Other embolism in pregnancy'
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